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Brock’s international enrolment jumps 13 per cent for first-year undergrads

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Brock’s international enrolment jumps 13 per cent for first-year undergrads

Brock University press release – It’s not the snow that worries Esther van Zadelhoff. She’s seen that before in her travels. And it can be pretty. She’s far more concerned with that bitter Canadian cold she’s heard so much about. But for the first-year psychology student from the Caribbean island of Curaçao, off the coast […]

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Record crowd expected as Brock Badgers head back to Meridian Centre

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Record crowd expected as Brock Badgers head back to Meridian Centre

Brock University press release – If excitement can be measured in ticket sales, the Steel Blade Classic will be a rocking affair Friday night. Just 12 hours after complimentary student tickets became available for the Brock Badgers’ annual men’s hockey game at the Meridian Centre, a request had to be made for more to be […]

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Brock Homecoming weekend all about community

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Brock Homecoming weekend all about community

Brock University press release – It’s the biggest weekend of the year at Brock University and the entire Niagara community is invited. The University’s annual Homecoming celebration takes place from Friday, Sept. 15 to Sunday, Sept. 17 with festivities happening both on campus and off. From sporting events to reunions to campus tours, high-tech demos, […]

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Brock expert calls Ontario cannabis sales plan a ‘very good start’

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Brock expert calls Ontario cannabis sales plan a ‘very good start’

Brock University press release – A Brock University Health Sciences professor says the Ontario government’s cautious rollout of legalized cannabis sales is a reasonable move to walk the tightrope of a politically contentious issue. Department of Health Sciences Associate Professor Dan Malleck, an expert on Canadian drug and alcohol policy and history, says Ontario’s plan […]

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Brock researchers awarded $3.8 million NSERC funding

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Brock researchers awarded $3.8 million NSERC funding

Up $1.4 million from last year Brock University press release – The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) has awarded more than two dozen Brock University faculty and student researchers $3.8 million in this year’s funding round, Niagara Centre Member of Parliament Vance Badawey announced at Brock Friday, Sept. 8/2017. Provided through […]

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Brock scientists helping growers closely track ripening grapes

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Brock scientists helping growers closely track ripening grapes

Brock University press release – As harvest season quickly approaches, Niagara’s grape growers and winemakers are keeping a steady eye on the grapes ripening in their vineyards. They can now also turn to scientists at Brock University’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) to help them make informed harvest decisions. Every week from now […]

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